A fantastic but unfortunately very rare shareware puzzler, Deadly Rooms of Death consists of hundreds of rooms of insanely difficult puzzles.
The idea is simple: you control a man with a sword that can point in 8
directions. On any turn you can either move the man or rotate the
sword. You have as long as you want to plan each action, but it had
better be good... your enemies move when you do! This puzzler has many
kinds of enemies, and you will need to understand each one's personality
intimately to even dream of making it to the final battle with the
Definitely my favourite "pure" puzzle game, DROD features
countless brilliantly designed, extremely challenging puzzles. As a
bonus, there's the visceral pleasure of slashing through whole armies of
evil creatures singlehandedly. If you're a hardcore puzzle fan and
you're getting bored of easy stuff like quantum physics, you must try
Note: the download was removed at the request of game author Erik
Hermansen. If you want to try it, download the much prettier - and free -
remake called DROD: Architects' Edition on this site coded by Mr. Hermansen himself :)"